Various fish specimens Unknown
Product images of Various fish specimens
Various fish specimens
Ichthyological study of various fish species, including:
- 1-3, 5-7. Various Bagre specimens, here styled as the same.
- 4. An unidentified species here styled Pacamo Brasiliensibus.
- 8-9. An unidentified species of blenny here styled Punaru Brasiliens.
Printed inscription: ‘126.96.36.199.6.7. Bagre variae species Margr:/ 8.9. Punaru Brasiliens/ 4. Pacamo Brasiliensibus/ Tab: H: 7:’ with further handwritten annotation: ‘8.9. Alaudae species’. Numbered ‘48’ in the top right-hand corner.
Plate H:7 from De historia piscium libri quatuor, by Francis Willughby and John Ray (Oxford, 1686).
Francis Willughby (1635-1672), British naturalist, was an Original Fellow of the Royal Society.
John Ray (1627-1705), British naturalist, was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1667.
- Image reference: RS-20634
- The Royal Society
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